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Main Entry: 1stanch
Variant(s): also staunch /primarystressstodotnch, primarystressstänch/
Function: verb
1 : to stop the flow of <stanch tears>; also : to stop the flow of blood from (a wound)
2 : to stop in its course <trying to stanch the crime wave>

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